Also dropping the supposed "stuffy" "Academy Awards" prefix from all promotional materials, the now simply called "Oscars," bases their new-found viewership off host Seth MacFarlane.
Known by many as the voice of Peter Griffin, the patriarch of the Griffin family on Fox's animated sitcom Family Guy, he certainly made an impression Sunday with his...well...interesting...humor.
And that impression was mostly bad. Not your mama's comedian, MacFarlane picked on everybody with his usual crass-ness, placing special emphasis on women. Making them the butt of all most every single joke-and including in his act a song about actresses who have gone top-less for films entitled: "I Saw Your Boobs."